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Job Description

Empregador: Airswift

Localização: Luanda, Luanda, Angola

Categorias: Engineering, Information Technology

Indústria: Staffing & Recruiting

Descrição da Vaga: Location: Luanda, Angola

Contract type: This is a contract role, with hourly rate based on experience

Experience Required: around 10 years of experience

Time Frame: To start ASAP – 1 year contract duration – renewable

Recruitment Partner: Airswift

Key Words: FPSO; Floating platform; Offshore; Oil and gas; Marine Tanker Cargo experience

Marine Maintenance

Our business

We are one of the world’s largest energy providers and chemical manufacturers, developing and applying next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world’s growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.

We are committed to meeting the growing demand for energy and to power the world responsibly. With a workforce of more than 70,000 employees, our career-oriented approach to developing an exceptional workforce includes recruiting outstanding talent and supporting long-term professional development. Each one of our employees is empowered to think independently, take initiative and be innovative.

Also, we have interest in three deepwater blocks covering nearly 2 million gross acres in Angola. These blocks contain world-class development opportunities and have a gross recoverable resource potential of approximately 10 billion oil-equivalent barrels. Including production from the co-venture Block 17, our net production in Angola averaged 169 thousand barrels of oil per day in 2016.

Join our effort to solve the world’s toughest energy problem.

Description Of The Function

The Marine Engineer will evaluate and comment on discipline engineering work performed both internally and by Contractors and sub-contractors to ensure that work is being executed in accordance with Company specifications, company standards, and regulatory requirements.

Will also facilitates effective execution of discipline engineering and design routines that align with the team’s goals, objectives, and procedures.

Assure accurate and timely communication among the team and other company Functions on discipline engineering activities, progress, and issues. In addition to technical ability, they should demonstrate sound communication, facilitation, and interpersonal skills.

Main Responsibilities
Conduct analytical, environmental, operational, or performance studies in order to develop designs for products, such as marine engines, equipment, and structuresPrepare, or direct the preparation of, product or system layouts and detailed drawings and schematicsEvaluate operation of marine equipment during acceptance testing and shakedown cruisesAnalyze data in order to determine feasibility of product proposalsConfer with research personnel in order to clarify or resolve problems, and to develop or modify designsInvestigate and observe tests on machinery and equipment for compliance with standardsConduct environmental, operational, or performance tests on marine machinery and equipmentDetermine conditions under which tests are to be conducted, as well as sequences and phases of test operationsMaintain and coordinate repair of marine machinery and equipment for installation on vesselsInspect marine equipment and machinery in order to draw up work requests and job specificationsReview work requests, and compare them with previous work completed on ships in order to ensure that costs are economically sound
Skills Required
Around 10 years of closely related professional experienceBachelor’s degree in Marine or Civil Engineering or related engineering specialty, or equivalent professional experienceStrong knowledge of discipline design standards, specifications, codes, and appropriate safety criteriaAbility to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in prioritiesProficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programsRead, write, and speak fluent English, especially as it applies to technical and business communicationsMust be an Angolan CitizenNative / Fluent PortugueseMarine tank cargo experienceLiaising with certifying authorities (DNV, ABS, etc) for inspection and action item stewardshipMarine Maintenance experience
The next step

We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift.